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7 Steps to Bow Tuning – Part 2
Posted on June 21, 2013

Check out the final three steps to making bow-tuning more effective. If … more

A precisely tuned bow maximizes accuracy, forgiveness, and arrow-penetrating power compared to a bow that is poorly tuned.After the tuning work is done, your field points and broadheads should group together nicely. A 40-yard group like this tells it all.

7 Steps to Bow Tuning – Part 1
Posted on June 19, 2013

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To be an ethical bowhunter, you must have intimate knowledge of a deer or elk’s vital organ structure, so you can deliver a killing shot accordingly. Photos courtesy of National Bowhunter Education Foundation

How to Stay Mentally Tough at Crunch Time: Taking Ethical Shots
Posted on May 29, 2013

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How to Stay Mentally Tough at Crunch Time: Knowing When to Shoot & Draw
Posted on May 26, 2013

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The author remembers feeling a strong dose of buck fever while drawing down on this Wyoming whitetail. His saving grace was aiming intensely at where he wanted to hit, which seemed to force a good shot.

How to Stay Mentally Tough at Crunch Time: Gaining confidence
Posted on May 24, 2013

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How to Stay Mentally Tough at Crunch Time: The Pre-Shot Checklist
Posted on May 22, 2013

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Consistent bowhunting success doesn’t just happen. To make high-pressure shots again and again, you must have a system in place, such as a mental drill you go through just prior to hitting full draw.

How to Stay Mentally Tough at Crunch aTime: Power of practice
Posted on May 19, 2013

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Limb-activated drop-away rests such as the Limb Driver have proven extremely accurate, since they stay up long and drop quickly for vanes to clear.

Ask the Editor: Best Drop-Away
Posted on April 26, 2013

Q: Joe, I’m about to buy a Mathews Z7 Xtreme. I understand … more